Final: Navy 38, WKU 22

It’s all over in Annapolis, as Navy (2-2) balanced timely big plays with a pounding running game to top Western, 38-22.  A few game notes:
-Navy amassed a staggering 373 yards on the ground, averaging 5.8 yards on 64 carries.  The Midshipmen threw only five passes the entire game, completing four of them, for 100 yards.
-Western freshman quarterback Kawaun Jakes was impressive in his first career start, completing 22 of 27 passes for 276 yards and two touchdowns.
-Navy quarterback Ricky Dobbs totaled four rushing touchdowns on the day, including two one-yard scores in the fourth quarter to seal the game.  The junior finished with 143 yards rushing and 100 yards passing.
-The Hilltoppers (0-4) scored their final points with 6:09 left in the game, when Jakes found sophomore receiver Derrius Brooks in the endzone for an 18-yard touchdown strike.  Senior running back Tyrell Hayden took a sweep around the left side to complete the two-point conversion.
Check wkuherald.com for a complete game recap.

It’s all over in Annapolis, as Navy (2-2) balanced timely big plays with a pounding running game to top Western, 38-22.  A few game notes:

  • Navy amassed a staggering 373 yards on the ground, averaging 5.8 yards on 64 carries.  The Midshipmen threw only five passes the entire game, completing four of them, for 100 yards.
  • Western freshman quarterback Kawaun Jakes was impressive in his first career start, completing 22 of 28 passes for 276 yards and two touchdowns.
  • Navy junior quarterback Ricky Dobbs totaled four rushing touchdowns on the day, including two one-yard scores in the fourth quarter to seal the game.  He finished with 143 yards rushing and 100 yards passing.
  • The Hilltoppers (0-4) scored their final points with 6:09 left in the game, when Jakes found sophomore receiver Derrius Brooks in the endzone for an 18-yard touchdown strike.  Senior running back Tyrell Hayden took a sweep around the left side to complete the two-point conversion.

Check wkuherald.com for a complete game recap.

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